Cruise inventory

FRV Scotia 2/52

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Scotia (747S)
Cruise identifier2/52
Cruise period1952-03-05 — 1952-03-26
StatusCompleted
Port of departureAberdeen, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
ObjectivesHydrography, plankton, chemistry and trawling surveys.
Chief scientistC Davidson (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Scotia 2/52 cruise report sc02_52.pdf — access key 'C' (0.16 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Subsurface temperature and salinity measurementsDescription: A number of temperature, phosphate and oxygen measurements were collected during the cruise. No. of measurements not noted.
Biology and fisheries 
ZooplanktonDescription: A number of plankton samples were collected during the cruise. No. of samples not noted.
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 22
Description: A number of trawls took place during the cruise. No. of trawls not noted.